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Thomas Woodworth

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Childwall, Lanchshire, England
Death: Died in UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Hugh Woodward and Jane Woodworth
Husband of Elizabeth Woodworth
Father of Dr. Henry Woodward; Janed Woodworth; Alice Woodworth; John Woodworth; William Woodward and 4 others
Brother of Alexander Woodward; James Woodward; Thomas Woodward; Alexander Woodworth and James Woodworth

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About Thomas Woodworth

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Thomas Woodward 1570 -

  • Born 1570 Northwoolen, Lancaster, England   [1] 
  • Gender Male 
  • Father Hugh Woodward,   b. 1535, Shrevington, Lancaster, England , Lancashire, England  
  • Mother Jane Hawett,   b. 1539, Staralish, Lancaster, England ,   d. 21 Nov 1605, Standish, Lancashire, England  
  • Married 29 Jan 1560 Standish, Lancashire, England  
  • Family Elizabeth (Tyrer?) Tyson,   b. 1580, Northwoolen, Lancaster, England  
  • Married 23 May 1592 Childwell, Lancashire, England   [2] 
  • Children  
    • 1. John Woodward,   b. 14 Apr 1593, Childwell, Lancashire, England  
    • 2. William Woodward,   b. 23 Apr 1594, Childwell, Lancashire, England  
    • 3. Alice Woodward,   b. 1 Apr 1595, Childwell, Lancashire, England
    • 4. Jane Woodward,   b. 1 May 1599, Childwell, Lancashire, England  
    • 5. Henry Dorchester (Dr.) Woodward,   b. 22 May 1607, Childwell, Lancashire, England ,   d. 7 Apr 1685, Northampton, Hampshire County, MA  
    • 6. Ellen Woodward,   b. 31 Oct 1607, Childwell, Lancashire, England  
    • 7. William Woodward,   b. 12 Jan 1611, Childwell, Lancashire, England
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  • The surname Woodward WOODWARD is derived from "wood" and "ward," meaning guardian of the wood.
  • The name Le Wode- ward first appears in the Hundred Rolls in 1273.
  • The family lived in Bedfordshire and Upton, county Buckingham, England.
  • The arms of the family are : Barry of six azure and regent over all three hart heads cabossed or; on a chief of the third a wolf passant gules, between two annulets sable. 
  • Crest: A wolf's head argent between an acorn branch and a branch of fern proper. Similar arms with a different crest were granted to a Buckinghamshire family in 1527; also to families of the name in Gloucester and London, England.

(I) Thomas Woodward was

  • son of Hugh Woodward, born in 1531 (Hugh), who seems to be the first person of this family of whom there can be any positive knowledge.
  • He married Elizabeth Tysen, in Childwell Parish, Lancaster, England, May 23, 1592.
    • They had five children, two of whom went to America — John, born April 10, 1594, and Henry, mentioned below.

(II) Henry,

  • son of Thomas Woodward,
  • was born in England, March 22, 1607.
  • He came to America in the company that followed Rev. Richard Mather.
  • They landed at Dorchester, Massachusetts, from the ship "James," Captain Taylor, August 16, 1635.
  • He remained there until 1660, when he went to Northampton at the time the church was founded there.
  • He died April 7. 1685, from an accident in a grist mill.
  • He became one of the "seven, pillars" of the church in Northampton after its foundation.
  • His wife Elizabeth died August 13, 1690.
  • Children:
    • Experience, married Medad Pomeroy ;
    • Freedom, baptized 1642;
    • Thankful, married John Taylor;
    • John, mentioned below.
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http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sengercm/woodward.html

  • For all reference #'s see above site for sources.

Ancestors, First Generation

  • ....Thomas WOODWARD (2,6c,8,10,15,16,38,L1,L2,L3,L4,L5)
    • born 1531 (8) or ca 1567 (L3,L5) Childwall, Lancashire, England (5,L3,L5) All Saints (L3)
    • .....married 22 (8) or 23 May 1592 (6b,9,15,38,L3) or 28 May 1592 (2,8,15,L5) 1953 (6b) Childwall Parish, or Childwell Parish (8,9,38,L3) or Much Woolton (6), Lancashire, England (6b,8,9,38,L3)
      • Elizabeth (TYSEN)(8,38,L1,L3), (TYSON)(2,L2), (TYSER?) (L5), (TYNEN?) (2,9,10,15,16), (TYNER) (6b), or (TYXEN) (6c),
      • born ca 1571 (L5) or ca 1572 (L3) Parish Register, All Saints (L3)
      • children, 5 (38):
        • ....i. John born 10 Apr 1594 (to America) (38)
        • ....ii. Henry baptized 22 Mar 1607. (38)

Ancestors, Second Generation

  • ....Hugh WOODWARD,
    • father of Thomas, (38,L3,L5),
    • born 1535 Shevington, Lancashire, Eng. (L5),
    • .....married 29 June 1560 (L5)
      • Jane HOWETT (L5)

Ancestors, Third Generation

  • .... Ralph WOODWARD,
    • father of Hugh,
    • born 1508 Shevington, Lancashire, England (L5),
    • married 1512 Hawkley, Lancashire, England (L5)
      • .... Jane MOLYNEAUX (L5), born 1512 HAWKLEY, Lancashire (L5)

Ancestors, Fourth Generation

  • ....Ralph WOODWARD,
    • father of Ralph,
    • born 1478, Shevington, Lancashire, Eng. (L5)

Ancestors, Fifth Generation

  • ....Hugh WOODWARD,
    • father of Ralph (L5)
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Thomas Woodworth's Timeline

1586
1586
Childwall, Lanchshire, England
1593
April 14, 1593
Age 7
All Saints, Childwell, Lancaster, England
1595
April 1, 1595
Age 9
All Saints, Childwell, Lancaster, England
1599
May 1, 1599
Age 13
All Saints, Childwell, Lancaster, England
1607
October 31, 1607
Age 21
All Saints, Childwall, Lancanster, England
1607
Age 21
Muchworton, Lancashire, England
1609
1609
Age 23
England
1612
January 12, 1612
Age 26
All Saints, Childwell, Lancaster, England
1612
Age 26
1614
1614
Age 28